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2016-2017 Dartmouth College (Geisel) Application Thread

Discussion in '2016-2017 Allopathic School-Specific Discussions' started by WedgeDawg, Apr 30, 2016.

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  1. bg123456

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    When did you interview?
     
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  3. SValley

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    Mid November!!
     
  4. theNDhopeful44

    theNDhopeful44 2+ Year Member

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    Looks like another wave of acceptances may be coming
     
  5. nucleispins

    nucleispins

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    Rejected yesterday pre-II. Good luck to all still in the running. Stats below.
     
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  6. Gurby

    Gurby 2+ Year Member

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    Another 11/15 interviewer here... Accepted today, my first one! Feels good man.
     
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  7. theNDhopeful44

    theNDhopeful44 2+ Year Member

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    Stats?
     
  8. Gurby

    Gurby 2+ Year Member

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    4.0sGPA / 3.8cGPA, 519, excellent EC's, no research.
     
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  9. StudyCat

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    my first acceptance today too!! congrats! AHHHHH i'm ecstatic
     
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  10. wanderingorion

    wanderingorion 2+ Year Member

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    I'm assuming it's through email?
     
  11. theNDhopeful44

    theNDhopeful44 2+ Year Member

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    No news here. Damn was really hoping for this one
     
  12. raffalaffi

    raffalaffi 2+ Year Member

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    I know how you feel. Me too!
     
  13. StudyCat

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    yeah, it's through email
     
  14. MedAspirations

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    Accepted!!! Via email, interviewed 11/1/2016
     
  15. raffalaffi

    raffalaffi 2+ Year Member

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    Anyone out there been rejected post-interview?
     
  16. izzinator64

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    This week was my 5 week mark and seeing these acceptance (congrats!), I'm realizing it'll be at least another couple of weeks of anxiety T__T
     
  17. raffalaffi

    raffalaffi 2+ Year Member

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    I think they send out acceptances every 2 weeks.
     
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  18. ittlebittle

    ittlebittle 2+ Year Member

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    Accepted!!!! Cried when I got the email lol
    LM 72, interviewed 12/1
     
  19. ret245

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    Anyone know when the wait list starts coming out or when those who are tabled/deferred get looked at again? Are they going to go through all the people who interview in Dec-End before they re-examine who's left? Interviewed in October and haven't heard a word yet. For that matter, has anyone been rejected post interview?
     
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2017
  20. gribear

    gribear SDN Bronze Donor Bronze Donor 2+ Year Member

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    same boat, same Q
     
  21. MattDfutureMD

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    I'm new to this forum, what do you mean stats below? Yours? and do you mean on your profile or on the Dartmouth forum?
     
  22. nucleispins

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    If you look at my signature directly below this post, you will see my LizzyM and date of completion for my applications. For schools that review applications in order they are received, it helps people know where they are in the review process if I post I received an interview invitation, or I was rejected.

    For those schools, if I post I was rejected and complete in early October, someone who has not been rejected yet, and who was complete earlier, knows there is the possibility remaining that one will receive an interview invitation, or is at least under serious consideration for an interview. Of course, this is not true for all schools. It is helpful to check the thread for that year, and previous years.
     
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  23. WineLover777

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    Same boat.
     
  24. theNDhopeful44

    theNDhopeful44 2+ Year Member

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    +1 to that
     
  25. Ampharos

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    Woah, it's really expensive to travel to Hanover. Will probably withdraw. Good luck!
     
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  26. tendaichisoro

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    Is it possible to submit additional documents to Geisel at this stage? Has anyone done so?
     
  27. CognitiveSci

    CognitiveSci 2+ Year Member

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    Idk about additional documents, but they do accept short updates in the form of email. Do you mean like an extra recommendation? I'd contact the admissions office just to be sure
     
  28. sammiesings

    sammiesings 2+ Year Member

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    Are there many folks like me who were complete 8/15 (or earlier) who are still waiting? Starting to wonder what the hold up is
     
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  29. Doctor.Zoidberg

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    Yep. Complete almost the same day and silence


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  30. 1FireAtATime

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    8-13 and silence from me. They have been rejecting a lot of people over the last few months though, so still being in the running is at least good (maybe)
     
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  31. Ampharos

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    Complete a bit earlier than you guys, so they are probably evaluation during the time
     
  32. Woodbro Chillson BROTUS

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    They explained at my interview day that what happens is if the first person who reviews your file is unsure as to whether or not to give you an interview you go to a second reviewer and that can go down the line for awhile. Also some reviewers are busy/slow and thus they end up with long waits. The good news is you're still very much in the running!
     
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  33. x3kib

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    i was complete on 8/10 and got an ii like 3 days ago
     
  34. Jinglis

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    Lol I thought I was rejected here for some reason but just got an II! Complete late Aug. Can anyone speak to specific aspects of the curriculum/culture that are unique/alluring?
     
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  35. drechie

    drechie 7+ Year Member

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    congrats!
     
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  36. x3kib

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    what day did you pick?? and congrats!!
     
  37. flapjack3d

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    MDApps:
    Did you send any updates recently?
     
  38. Glubad

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    Did anyone who just got an II receive a confirmation of their selected date yet?
     
  39. chirugien97

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    did everyone that sent in updates receive a confirmation e-mail?
     
  40. x3kib

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    Nope!
     
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  41. PurpleDevil94

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    Congrats to those accepted! I am interviewing on Tuesday and had a quick question! For those of you who stayed a hotel, what was the best taxi/transport service to get from your hotel to the medical school or from the medical school to the airport? Apparently, the taxi services are not always reliable so I wanted to ask the best way to get from places in Lebanon! Thank you!
     
  42. flapjack3d

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    there's no uber! but if you can catch the bus (look up which one), it'll drop you almost in front of the admissions office
     
  43. SValley

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    Your hotel may actually have a shuttle service! That's how I got around Hanover. Check with them.
     
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  44. Jinglis

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    Interview on Tuesday!
     
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  45. dr.Breezy

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    Complete since early September, and not a peep...


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  46. drechie

    drechie 7+ Year Member

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    +1 ;'(
     
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  47. ChrisMack390

    ChrisMack390 2+ Year Member

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    I interviewed 12/6. Any clue when I might hear some news? I remember them being relatively vague at the time...
     
  48. flapjack3d

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    5 to 8 weeks seems typical, but they said it might be until March when i interviewed very early January
     
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  49. Anyone get an interview recently (within 1-2 days?)
     
  50. mooxamillion

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    Rejected- Complete mid July.Good luck everyone!
     
  51. CognitiveSci

    CognitiveSci 2+ Year Member

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    Wow, sorry to hear that! After such a long wait too :(

    Are we still going with the "no news is good news" concept? Interviews end in March right?
     

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